Knitting Classes with Kira Dulaney:
Nov. 3rd 6-8pm
2 hrs. $20
Learn a fun new technique while knitting a super-fast cowl that makes a great gift! Moebius Cowls are tubes with a twist, and in bulky yarn they knit up quickly. Come learn this fun technique! One two-hour session.
Materials: 90–150 yards of bulky yarn (variegated yarns are especially fun), size US 13 or US 15 circular needles 47" long, stitch marker.
Simple Lace Scarves:
Lace rib patterns are an easy and fun way to learn how to knit lace. Choose from two scarf patterns designed by Kira, learn the basic lace stitches, and get lots of tips on how to keep track! One two-hour session.
Knitting Classes with Maria Velasquez-McKeeth:
Knitting Basics 1 - $20
Sept. 24th 6-8pm
This two hour class for the beginning beginner will start with a basic overview of knitting tools and materials and proceed to teach the knitted cast on, knit stitch, and purl stitch.
Knitting Basics 2 - $20
This two hour class is a continuation of Knitting 1. Instruction will be given in increases, decreases, and "reading" your knitting. Patterns and handouts will be provided via email before the class date; please give an email address when you register for the class.
Prerequisite: Knitting 1 or instructor approval. You must be able to cast on, knit and purl to take this class successfully.
Knitting in the Round- $20
Magic Loop - July 16th and July 30th 4-6 PM
Learn to knit in the round as you use bulky yarn to make a quick and easy beanie. You need to be able to cast on, knit, purl and decrease.
Crochet Classes with Peter Franzi:
Basic Crochet Stitches .. 2 hours - $20
Come learn the basics of crochet stitches. The class covers only stitch construction. No previous crochet experience necessary. Class materials: J Hook and worsted or bulky weight yarn, solid and light-colored.
August 5th 6-8pm and Sept.30th
Crochet for Beginners Level 1.. 6 Hours - $60
Learn to crochet with award-winning designer and instructor, Peter Franzi. Over three weeks, you will learn all basic crochet stitches and terminology and pattern reading. In-class projects give welcome opportunity to put into practice your newly learned skills. No previous experience with crochet needed or expected. Come and join in the fun.
6-8pm Oct. 7th, 14th and the 21st.
Crochet for Beginner’s Level 2.. 6 Hours -- $60
Use your beginner’s skills to learn more complex stitch construction. Experience a chainless foundation stitch. Did you know that there is more than one way to work a Double Crochet? I’ll show you at least 3 more. Learn popcorns, clusters and shells. Purls in crochet? You betcha! Prerequisite: Crochet for Beginners Level 1 or equivalent knowledge (with instructor approval).
Oct. 28th, Nov. 4th and 11th. 6-8pm
Stitch and Bitch with us, Thursdays from 6-9pm Free!